Artist's Talk

Susan Walp: Artist-in-Residence

Please join the Studio Art Department at the artist's talk and opening reception for Susan Walp.

April 4 - April 30, 2017
Artist's talk: April 4, 4:45pm
Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center
Reception to follow in the Jaffe-Friede Gallery, 5:45pm

Vermont still life artist and Studio Art guest lecturer, Susan Walp, returns to Dartmouth this spring as the Studio Art Department's Artist-in-Residence. Susan studied at Boston University School of Fine Arts, Mount Holyoke College, The New York Studio School and Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture. Her work is in the National Academy Museum of New York and the Hood Museum at Dartmouth College. She has also been the recipient of awards and fellowships from the Guggenheim Fellowship, NEA, the American Academy of Arts and Letters and a Bogliasco Fellowship in Painting in Liguria, Italy.

Susan is represented by the Tibor De Nagy Gallery in New York City.

Photo credit:
Melon Sliced Open on a Black Plate with Knife
oil on linen
10 3/8 x 10 1/8 inches


Studio Art Alumni Lecture

The Studio Art Department presents a lecture by alumna Anna Tsouhlarakis '99. Anna received her B.A. in Native American Studies and Studio Art. After graduating from Dartmouth she went on to attend the New York Studio School in 1999. She then attended Yale and graduated with an MFA in 2002. Her work centers around reclaiming and creating a new vocabulary surrounding Native Identity and expanding conceptions surrounding native art. She is a multi media artist working in sculpture, installation, performance, video, photography and drawing. She is currently part of the Ward 12 group exhibition in Washington D.C.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 4:45pm-5:45pm, Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center

Charles Simonds - Artist's Talk

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Hood Museum Auditorium


For the past forty-five years Charles Simonds has built dwelling places for an imaginary civilization of Little People in the streets of neighborhoods throughout the world. In his talk at Dartmouth he will show film footage of the creation of these dwellings and he will recount his adventures in Paris, Berlin, Shanghai and the Lower East Side of New York, along with his own personal musings about the Little People and the world’s reactions to them. Read more about the artist on his website: